By Angela Hazen

Have you ever complimented someone on their eyebrows and heard them reply “I’ve had them threaded”? Women have had their eyebrows arched with wax for decades, but in the last few years, eyebrow threading has exploded in popularity. While this technique has been around for centuries, more and more women today are adding it to their beauty routines. Try out eyebrow threading the next time you’re ready to shape your eyebrows. Here are some Chicago-area stores that will give you the look you want.



Wax On Wax Off
1044 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 226-1473

Need to look polished for a meeting or an interview? Clean up your eyebrows in style at Wax On Wax Off on Taylor Street. This cute spa/salon offers a variety of services to keep you beautiful, including eyebrow threading. Even if you’re new to threading, the helpful staff here will explain how it works. When the aestheticians are finished, you will have a new look that you’ll enjoy. Try out a new way to get your eyebrows shaped at Wax On Wax Off.

Spa Space
161 N. Canal St.
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 466-9585

Get a new look for your eyebrows at Spa Space on Canal. This delightful spa takes care of all your body and facial needs, as well as offers threading services. The experts will give your eyebrows an entirely new look with the threading technique. Try out an exciting new look with threading done at Spa Space, and you’ll likely come back again to have them spruced up.

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Lakeview Threading Salon
739 W. Belmont Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-0250

Treat yourself to face-enhancing eyebrows at the Lakeview Threading Salon. The professional approach will give you terrific results, and you’ll enjoy the way that your new eyebrow shapes will complement your face. Once you try having your eyebrows threaded at Lakeview Threading Salon, you may always insist on having them shaped here.

Lincoln Park Waxing Studio
2102 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 661-1642

If you have a wedding or another special event coming up, you may want to add a different look to your regular eyebrow-shaping routine. If you’ve never had your eyebrows shaped, try out Lincoln Park Waxing Studio. The staff here will make sure you get a shape that suits your face, and will keep your eyebrows looking great every time you come back for a visit. Get a more defined look for your eyebrows and you’ll never look at them the same way again.

Thread Away
500 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 670-2513

Enjoy getting your eyebrows done at Thread Away on Wells. This relaxing establishment serves a wide array of beauty services, including eyebrow threading. Have the professionals here give you a consultation on how the threading will be done, and then sit back while they beautify your eyebrows. Look great after giving a new shape to your eyebrows.

Angela Hazen lives in Oak Park, IL. She has worked as a model in Chicago and studied broadcast journalism at Columbia College Chicago. She has traveled to Europe on several occasions, and keeps her readers up to date with local and international style, shopping, fashion and beauty trends. Her work can be found at